Tushar

I am a freelance cricket writer for The Quint, Cricket.com, CricXtasy and Sportskeeda. My articles, which generally revolve around the Indian cricket team and the IPL, present a data-driven analysis. Cheering for the Indian cricket team and Data Analysis are my hobbies. I tweet at @mainlycricket.

A reformed RCB eye their maiden IPL title with a bolstered squad

Winning five out of their seven matches, RCB had a good time in the first phase of the IPL 2021. While they were arguably lucky on a few occasions, they did perform well...

Cheteshwar Pujara, Virat Kohli and Ajinkya Rahane haven't enjoyed great returns in Test cricket since 2020 | Individual Pics: BCCI

In defense of India’s experienced trio

Cricket is all about narratives set by the media, the fans and the commentators. And Indian cricket is full of narratives because of the involvement of a vast fanbase....

KL Rahul

ENG vs IND: KL Rahul, the back-up back-up opener, who saved India

One’s misfortune can be someone else’s fortune, and this line fits well for the Indian opener slot. An opportunity for Mayank Agarwal opened up when Shubman Gill got...

ENG vs IND preview

Is this India’s best chance to beat England in the Virat Kohli era?

Let’s not talk about the last Test series between India and England in the latter’s backyard in 2018. It’s already known that India competed really well, but...

Virat Kohli was the best batsman during India's last tour of England

Will Kohli be the king of another summer in England?

The last time India played a Test series in England, they didn’t have a great time. They fought hard but did not have good returns, losing the series 1-4. The visiting...

SRH vs MI: Can SRH bowlers support Rashid Khan?

IPL 2021: SRH vs MI Game Plan 1 – Can other SRH bowlers compliment Rashid Khan against Mumbai?

The thirty-first match of the IPL 2021 tournament between the blockbuster teams, Sunrisers Hyderabad and Mumbai Indians, could all be about match-ups. Here, we take a...

IPL 2021: MI vs CSK Game Plan 1 – MI’s bowling to stop the CSK juggernaut?

The twenty-seventh match of the IPL 2021 tournament between the blockbuster teams, Mumbai Indians and Chennai Super Kings, could all be about match-ups. Here, we take a...

DC vs RCB

IPL 2021: DC vs RCB Game Plan 1 – How can RCB stop DC’s batting unit?

The 22nd match of the IPL 2021 tournament between the blockbuster teams, Delhi Capitals and Royal Challengers Bangalore, could all be about match-ups. Here, we take a...

IPL 2021: RCB vs RR Game Plan 1 – Big batting guns look to fire in Mumbai

The 16th match of the IPL 2021 tournament between the blockbuster teams, Royal Challengers Bangalore and Rajasthan Royals, could all be about match-ups. Here, we take a...

Overseas batsmen and Indian bowlers – RCB’s success mantra in IPL 2021 so far

The current table-toppers RCB have won all of their three games in the Chepauk leg. They had never won all three of their first games in a season IPL before. The...